Squid cachemgr.cgi UI hack

Squid has a little system statistics viewer built-in:

The cache manager (cachemgr.cgi) is a CGI utility for displaying statistics about the squid process as it runs. The cache manager is a convenient way to manage the cache and view statistics without logging into the server.
(from Squid FAQ)

The only thing is … it’s so ugly! It uses plain HTML and cannot be customized, the FAQ says. However, there is a way to do it:

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